"La La Land," starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, opens the 39th annual Denver Film Festival on November 2. Photo courtesy of the Denver Film Festival
It's back! The Denver Film Festival returns for its 39th year, November 2 to 13. During that time, more than 200 films (including 26 with ties to Colorado) representing over 35 countries will be screened around the city. They'll be supported by panel discussions, red...
October 27 2016, 12:05 PM
A scene from "Ixcanul." Photo courtesy of Denver Film Society
"If we want to see more diverse faces represented in media, a film festival is a great place to start."
That notion is what drove the launch of CineLatino three years ago, says festival co-director and Denver Film Society (DFS) marketing and communications manager JoAnna Cintron. "It's a...
September 15 2016, 8:50 AM
"Coming Through The Rye"
Coming Through The Rye (USA)
Every once in a while, a film comes along that is lovely and unassuming, a sheer pleasure to watch; Coming Through The Rye—which follows an isolated 16-year-old's journey to locate his idol, the reclusive J.D. Salinger (played with a flawless withdrawn nature by...
November 4 2015, 12:55 PM
"Carol," starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, is already receiving Oscar buzz.
—All photos courtesy of Denver Film Festival
One of our favorite times of year is upon us: the annual Denver Film Festival. The 38th iteration takes place November 4 to 15 and has one of the most exciting lineups we've seen in recent years. Besides the dozens of feature films—including flicks you've likely been seeing previews for,...
October 30 2015, 10:30 AM
The Sie FilmCenter lights up Colfax Avenue. —Courtesy of the Denver Film Society
Denver’s home for independent film is officially open for business. The Sie FilmCenter, the permanent location for the nonprofit Denver Film Society, celebrated its grand opening on Wednesday as the finishing touches on its recent redesign were completed. Anna and John J. Sie, who made a...
October 9 2015, 10:15 AM
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1. WORK IT: CLIMB THE STEPS AT RED ROCKS AMPHITHEATRE
Why you should go: If you are still keeping up with your New Year’s resolutions, head to Red Rocks for a workout on the venue’s stairs—and to practice your air guitar routine.
Details: Your choice, Red Rocks Amphitheatre
February 4 2015, 11:45 AM
Re:Vision's Farm-to-Table Brunch & Silent Auction: Bag your Saturday morning plans and enjoy fresh, farm-to-table fare at Duo Restaurant instead. The event is a collaboration with Re:Vision, a local non-profit that develops backyard gardens in low-income communities and runs...
October 6 2014, 10:19 AM
Every year, the Starz Denver Film Festival (November 6-17) brings a little bit of Tinseltown to the Mile High City, with red carpets, movie screenings, director talkbacks, and lots of parties (for more on those, click here). But with more than 250 flicks to choose from, planning...
November 6 2013, 8:45 AM